almost 0.8 per cent yesterday amid favourable palm oil export numbers
for the first 10 days of May, dealers said.
At the close, the
May 2010 contract went up RM17 to settle at RM2,575 per tonne while the
June 2010 contract advanced RM16 to RM2,550 per tonne.
2010 climbed RM10 to RM2,529 and August 2010 increased RM9 to RM2,523
Overall volume, however, fell slightly to 14,450
lots compared with 15,151 lots transacted last Friday while open
interest rose to 65,676 contracts from 65,625 contracts previously. On
the physical market, May South went up to RM2,590 per tonne from
RM2,570 per tonne previously.
Source : Business Times